Nail Manufacturers Council on Safety

“Pedicure Equipment Cleaning Procedures”

“Guidelines for Cleaning Manicuring Equipment”

“Guidelines for Controlling Inhalation Exposure”

“Understanding UV Lamps”

Two styles of UV nail lamps are used in salons to cure UV nail products; Traditional and LED. Although these nail lamps use different types of bulbs, both types emit UV and can quickly harden UV curable artificial nail coatings. The bulbs used in traditional UV nail lamps are “fluorescent tubes,” while the bulbs used […]

“UV Gel Manicures – Proper Removal for Continued Nail Health”

UV gel manicures are used to cosmetically beautify natural nails. These salon services require proper application, maintenance and periodic removal. During the removal process, the goal of every nail technician should be to exercise great care and avoid techniques which may damage the natural nail. The purpose of this communication is to convey additional information […]